Dr. James A. Christian is a practicing internal medicine physician. He holds an undergraduate degree from Harvard College and a M.D. degree from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. For the past fifteen years, Dr. Christian has served as a lead physician in a medical group that provides staffing for Federal Occupational Health Clinics in the metropolitan Washington, D.C., area. He resides in Silver Spring, Maryland. Dr. Christian has a particular interest in how new historical scholarship can help in more accurately understanding and appreciating the pervasive suffering that accompanied the Civil War.
Christian, James A.. "Dependent Parents’ Pension Claim for a Killed Maine Soldier: The Case of Emeline and William Merrill, 1880-1887." Maine History 48, 1 (2014): 185-212. https://digitalcommons.library.umaine.edu/mainehistoryjournal/vol48/iss1/9